29 Easy And Adorable Things To Make For Babies

Don’t let their age and inability to talk fool you; babies are Very Discerning. These DIYs make awesome, unexpected baby shower gifts.

1. Printed Arrow Onesie

So he’ll always be headed in the right direction. Tutorial here.

2. Photograph Mobile

So your baby will have to look at your face ALL THE TIME. Tutorial here.

3. Dinosaur Onesie

Tutorial here.

4. Knitted Keyhole Scarf

It’ll never come unknotted. Pattern here.

5. Moveable Fabric Road

Directions here.

6. Stamped Fox Blanket

Directions here.

7. Ombe Night Sky Mobile

Directions here.

8. Bib Made From Recycled Shirts

Perfect for aspiring baby hipsters. Directions here.

9. Stackable Rings

Like the most beautiful floral doughnuts. Directions here.

10. Felt Baby Slippers

Directions here.

11. Gold-Tipped Mary Janes

Tutorial here.

12. Striped Knitted Baby Blanket

Find the free pattern here.

You can make it in every color combination imaginable.

14. Teddy Bear Hat

GRRRRRR. Directions here.

15. Fabric Beach Balls

Directions here.

16. Bunny Nuggets!

Forget babies, these would be a great gift for anyone with a heart. Download the free pattern here.

17. Fabric Blocks

Find out how here.

18. Printed Leggings

So your kid can weigh in on the crucial leggings debate. Directions here.

19. Garlands For the Nursery

Find all of these gorgeous garlands here.

20. Floral Headband

I didn’t have any hair to speak of until I was about three, so I used to wear these all the time so people still knew I was a girl. Directions here.

21. Recycled Bicycle Tire Airplane Mobile

Teach your baby about the importance of reducing carbon emissions from the time she’s in the cradle. Directions here.

22. Knitted Dalek Plushie

It’s called “Extermaknit.” Pattern available here.

23. Tie Onesie

Perfect for formal events or really any time you want to see a baby in a tie (which should be always) (although he looks skeptical). Directions here.

24. Festive Baby Shoes

Directions here.

25. Anti-Slip Baby Socks

Directions here (in Portuguese).

26. Harry Potter Onesie

House pride begins at birth. Directions here.

27. Wooden Blocks

Directions here.

28. Fabric Strip Mobile

It’s the exact same concept as this little number, except it won’t make you want to forsake sugar forever.

29. Child’s Swing

Find out how to make it here.

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